Luverne, Minnesota: 4,500 Nutcrackers

In the town museum, which wants to eventually have more nutcrackers than people in Luverne (pop. 5,000).

Rock County History Center

Address:
312 E. Main St., Luverne, MN
Directions:
Rock County History Center. Downtown, on the southwest corner of MN-4/E. Main St. and S. Spring St.
Hours:
M-Sa 10-4 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
507-283-2122
Admission:
Donations welcome.
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Rock County History Center nutcrackers.

4,500 Nutcrackers

There's a massive collection of over 4,500 nutcrackers in the Rock County History Center, plus large wooden cutouts of nutcrackers all through the downtown.

[Paula, 07/04/2022]

It's unsettling to stand in a room whose walls are lined with the toothy-jawed figures, even if you're not a nut. The History Center wants to eventually host more nutcrackers than people in Luverne (pop. 5,000). August 2022: Photo added.


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